News file for: Chinese Academy of Sciences

China Joins Pursuit To Uncover Neutrino Mystery

China Joins Pursuit To Uncover Neutrino Mystery

China’s new underground neutrino laboratory project will help scientists better understand the neutrino mass hierarchy.

Nature Publishing Index 2013: China To Overtake Japan In 1-2 Years

Nature Publishing Index 2013: China To Overtake Japan In 1-2 Years

Japan remains the juggernaut in the Nature Publishing Index 2013 Asia Pacific.

Five New Armored Spiders Discovered in China

Five New Armored Spiders Discovered in China

Five new armored spiders have been discovered in the caves of South China Karst, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Color Changes In Clay Indicate Soil Stability

Color Changes In Clay Indicate Soil Stability

Scientists have found that soil-atmosphere interactions result in modifications of soil micro-structure, and that this is accompanied by a color change.

Scientists Twist Sound With Metamaterials

Scientists Twist Sound With Metamaterials

The world’s first acoustic field rotator may help to improve the imaging capabilities of medical ultrasound devices, scientists report.

Twins Provide Clues For Fighting Cancer

Twins Provide Clues For Fighting Cancer

Researchers who analyzed the genomes of a pair of twins have identified a novel drug target for treating recurring and deadly malignancies.

Chinese Scientist Wins Wiley-IPCAS Psychological Award

Chinese Scientist Wins Wiley-IPCAS Psychological Award

Dr Shu Li from the Chinese Academy of Sciences has won the annual Wiley-IPCAS prize for excellence in Chinese psychological science.

Crystal Clear: Asia’s Advances In Structural Biology

Crystal Clear: Asia’s Advances In Structural Biology

Charu Chaudhry celebrates Asia’s many achievements in structural biology in the International Year of Crystallography.

China’s Top Science News From 2013

China’s Top Science News From 2013

The Chinese Academies of Sciences and Engineering have selected the top 10 domestic and international science news stories from 2013.

AstraZeneca To Partner Shanghai Institutes In Cardiovascular Diseases Research

AstraZeneca To Partner Shanghai Institutes In Cardiovascular Diseases Research

AstraZeneca and the Shanghai Institutes of Biological Sciences have signed an agreement to collaborate in cardiovascular disease research.